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Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

Customer base: South Carolina Department of Corrections, Vermont Department of Corrections, U.S. Marshals Service - Facility Type: Medium Security, Owned since 2000
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19351 US Hwy 49 N, Tutwiler, MS 38963
Phone: 662-345-6567 Fax: 662-345-8527

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2022 Q4 USMS RHU Data Report

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Raymond Byrd, Warden

Facility Leader: Raymond Byrd, Warden

Raymond Byrd was named warden at Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in July 2021. Previously, he served as warden at Trousdale Turner Correctional Center. Byrd joined CoreCivic in 1999 as assistant warden at formerly CoreCivic-managed Winn Correctional Facility. He continued to serve as assistant warden at multiple CoreCivic facilities until promoted to warden in 2006. Before joining CoreCivic, Byrd spent 13 years at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice serving in multiple capacities.

Community Activities

Chamber of Commerce; Sumner MS Rotary Club; Charleston Rotary Club; Citizens' Advisory Club

Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

Compliance Manager: VACANT


Third Party Reporting Method(s):

Write to: PREA Compliance Manager

Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility

415 U.S. Highway 49 North

Tutwiler, Mississippi 38963

Call the CoreCivic Ethics and Compliance Hotline: 1-800-461-9330, or



Call: Office of Inspector General (OIG): 1-800-869-4499

Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Justice

950 Pennsylvania Ave.

Room 4706, Washington, DC. 20530



For Vermont Inmates contact 1-802-241-0070 or email

For Wyoming Inmates contact:1-877-966-4276

For South Carolina Inmates contact:

South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED)

P.O. Box 21398 Columbia, SC 299221

Or submit online at


For Mississippi DOC Inmates Contact:

MS Coalition Against Sexual Assault

P.O. Box 4172

Jackson, MS 39296

Or Call:  1-888-987-9011 ​​​​


Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA  Audit Date: June 8-11, 2021

2021 PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: May 14-16, 2018

2018 PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: May 18-20, 2015

2015 PREA Audit Report: Download

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